Alumni 2017

Dr. Gregor Böhl









Title of Dissertation: Macrofinance Dynamics, Heterogeneity, and Policy Design
Current Position: PostDoc at Goethe University Frankfurt


Dr. Oliver Claas






Titel of Dissertation: Essays on Wage Bargaining in Dynamic Macroeconomics


Dr. Hung Ly Dai








Title of Dissertation: Productivity Growth and International Capital Flows in an integrated World


Dr. Michael Günther

Titel of Dissertation: Theory and Application of Renegotiation in Repeated Games
Current Position: Unternehmensberatung

Dr. Philipp Möhlmeier






Title of Dissertation: The Role of Externalities in Social and Economic Networks


Dr. Simon Schopohl








Titel of Dissertation: Essays in Communication and Information Transmission



Dr. Phemelo Tamasiga







Titel of Dissertation: Essays in International Trade, Multinational Firm Production and Economic Growth 


BiGSEM Workshop

The 13th BiGSEM Doctoral Workshop on Economic Theory took place at Bielefeld University earlier this week. The annual event is entirely organized by doctoral students for doctoral students. Out of a pool of applications, sixteen speakers where invited to talk about their research in various fields of theoretical economics. All of these talks took place in the plenary hall of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research amidst the green of the Teutoburg Forest. Afterwards, everybody returned home with new ideas and concepts. Pictures

Serhat Gezer

Serhat Gezer successfully defended his thesis on "Dynamic and Strategic Analysis of Innovations"



BiGSEM student Serhat Gezer will defend his doctoral thesis. It will take place in U3-140 at 2 pm on Friday November 23.

New visiting PhD student

Elena Iakimova from University of Calabria (IT) is taking part in BiGSEM as a visiting student in the time from 01/10/2018 to 28/02/2019. Her research interests are mainly focused on energy resources.


BiGSEM happily welcomes ExSIDE students

BiGSEM happily welcomes three second year ExSIDE doctoral students who are now doing their research in BiGSEM during the academic year 2018/19:

Ms. Fen Li
Mr. Thanh Son Pham
Mr. Severin Reissl

We wish our new students a good start and much success with their academic program!